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"Enclave life becomes very tense, Even when they do elect a leader, the factions remain, with the threat of splitting off." Mary Douglas

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"Some scholars have been arguing that a civilizational clash between organized religions is the next step in human history." Mary Douglas

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"What did our nation ever do to provoke these madly vicious enemies? What is seen as injustice in one place is seen as just requital in the other." Mary Douglas

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"The theory of cultural bias... is the idea that a culture is based on a particular form of organization. It can't be transplanted except to another variant of that organization." Mary Douglas

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"Hierarchy is is much reviled in the present day." Mary Douglas

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"Hierarchy works well in a stable environment." Mary Douglas

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"Mormons... are so strong, they can handle wealth, they are confident. I think it is because they are not bogged down by rules for equality, but have a firmly defined system of relative status and responsible command." Mary Douglas

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"An escalating, violent tit-for-tat may lead to terrorism." Mary Douglas

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"Without that assured American largesse Israel would have been obliged to come to an accommodation with her neighbours." Mary Douglas

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"Inequality can have a bad downside, but equality, for its part, sure does get in the way of coordination." Mary Douglas

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"It seems true that the growth of science and secularism made organized Christianity feel under threat." Mary Douglas

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"Religion can make it worse. Are you supposing that if people were encouraged to believe in a transcendent reality, and to be encouraged by grand rituals and music and preaching, to love their neighbors, then they would put jealousy and frustration aside?" Mary Douglas

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"It is only partly true that religion does more harm than good in society. The community makes God into the image it wants, vengeful, or milky sweet, or scrupulously just, and so on." Mary Douglas

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"Every year the progress of advanced capitalist society makes our population consist of more and more isolates. This is because of the infrastructure of the economy, especially electronic communications." Mary Douglas

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"I am convinced that living in an enclave shapes the personality, and living alone shapes the personality too." Mary Douglas

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"It's unlikely that the organized religions will get more sectarian... or is it? I am not at all sure." Mary Douglas

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"Our technological infrastructure alienates us from each other. No need to form a workplace community, everybody there will be out in a year or two, and so will you, looking for a better place." Mary Douglas

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"The natural response of the old-timers is to build a strong moral wall against the outside. This is where the world starts to be painted in black and white, saints inside, and sinners outside the wall." Mary Douglas

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"I am sure it must be true that people opt out of the mainstream society because they feel that there are going to be no rewards for them, if they stay." Mary Douglas

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"Pretensions to moral superiority are devastatingly destructive." Mary Douglas

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"I have increasingly, over the years, felt that religion today does our civilization more harm than good." Mary Douglas

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